….The Beatles appeared at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, for the very first time (as The Beatles), they would go on to make a total of 292 other appearances at the Club. They were paid £5 for this lunchtime appearance and George Harrison was nearly denied admission to play because (shock, horror!) he was wearing jeans!!! Here’s a clip of them playing early live favourite ‘Some Other Guy’ , a top-notch rock ‘n’ roller, written by Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller and Richie Barrett. First released as a single in 1962 by Barrett himself, it was covered shortly afterwards by Liverpool’s The Big Three, the song became a standard in the ‘Merseybeat’ scene.
…with Tarantino’s Ennio Morricone scored soundtrack to new film the ‘Hateful Eight’ out now we thought we’d show off our current Top 5 OST’s – you can see the full range at eil.com
Discogs celebrates its 15th birthday this year. To mark the occasion, the site has revealed some proprietary data about its transactions to Billboard. So far in 2015, the marketplace has supported $43.5 million in transactions. […]
…ladies and gentlemen, boys & girls….strap yourself in for some MONSTER RARITIES at eil towers this week, including THE Smiths holy grail that is the test pressing for the aborted second single ‘Reel Around The Fountain’ […]